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by | November 30, 2017 | 13:41

In 1986, Italian mountaineer Reinhold Messner claimed that the mysterious creature was a species of endangered bear - either the Himalayan brown or the Tibetan blue - which can walk around on their back legs. "Clearly, a big part of the Yeti legend has to do with bears". Taylor says that despite the clear footprint evidence that the Yeti is a bear, people continue to believe in the myth as a way to understand their connection with nature.

by | November 30, 2017 | 13:38

Asked if Singapore would allow operational turnaround to Indian Naval ships at their naval base, Ng said: "I would respond categorically - I would not just be comfortable, I would encourage the Indian Navy to visit Changi Naval Base more often".

by | November 30, 2017 | 13:37

In other words, if you're a grad student, you already have to pay taxes on your probably modest stipend, but with this tax bill, you would also have to pay taxes on your waived tuition. Under current tax law, up to $5,250 can be provided tax-free. So this really is an assault on higher education, and it's something that graduate students in particular are finding very concerning.

by | November 30, 2017 | 13:33

In recent years, however, Osaka's Universal Studios Japan has been grabbing headlines and attracting visitors with a slew of tie-ups with non-Disney franchises, including Harry Potter , Final Fantasy , Nintendo's video game properties , and a slew of popular anime series .

by | November 30, 2017 | 13:31

Zarrab's cooperation agreement was a "deal of a lifetime" that won him release from a USA jail and a "shortcut back to his lavish life", Rocco said. Reza Zarrab told a NY court on Wednesday that he had bribed Zafer Caglayan in order to facilitate illegal gold transactions with sanctions-hit Iran.

by | November 30, 2017 | 13:28

Nawaz and his family are facing three corruption references filed by the National Accountability Bureau ( NAB ) in light of the Supreme Court's July 28 judgment in the Panama Papers case. Later, Nawaz Sharif along with his daughter and son-in-law departed from the courtroom. She also said that nation knows all those who are being a hurdle in the way of Constitutional bill.

by | November 30, 2017 | 13:29

The New York Times reports that two more women have come forward in the wake of Lauer's firing, which the network announced Wednesday morning after a complaint was filed against Lauer on Monday. A network employee accused Lauer of inappropriate behavior that began when both were stationed at the Sochi Olympics in 2014 and continued beyond that assignment, The Associated Press reported .

by | November 30, 2017 | 13:20

Madhusudhanan was then the candidate of the Panneerselvam-led rival AIADMK faction, while Dhinakaran was contesting on the then AIADMK (Amma) camp. Meanwhile, the EC has fixed December 21 as the polling date for the RK Nagar by-elections .

by | November 30, 2017 | 13:04

The Glendora, California, native became starting quarterback late in his freshman year at Oregon State (1998) and started for his final three seasons there. Reports coming in that Jonathan Smith , former OSU QB, current UW OC & QB coach, is returning to Corvallis as the HC. In the four seasons since, Washington has averaged 34.88 points per game, including a Pac-12-leading 41.8 points per game in 2016.

by | November 30, 2017 | 12:49

The White House said she personally chose every detail of the decor. "@FoxNews is MUCH more important in the United States than CNN, but outside of the U.S., CNN International is still a major source of ( Fake) news , and they represent our Nation to the WORLD very poorly", Trump had tweeted .

by | November 30, 2017 | 12:48

Speaking with Entertainment Weekly , Scott stated, "You can't condone that kind of behavior in any shape or form". The legendary director, best known for Alien , Gladiator and The Martian, revealed that he did not inform Spacey of the decision and the actor didn't contact him after finding out about the reshoots.

by | November 30, 2017 | 12:44

Additional Special Judge Suvarna Kevale, presiding over the fast track court, awarded the death sentence to Jitendra Babulal Shinde (25), Santosh Gorakh Bhawal (30) and Nitin Gopinath Bhailume (23). The court presided by judge SK Keole delivered the judgment in just 10 minutes, said media reports. "Two days before the incident, the victim was molested by the accused".

by | November 30, 2017 | 12:42

A statement from the Ministry said the 168 persons, who were thought to be victims of a torturous slave trade activity in Libya, were rather illegal migrants arrested by the Libyan government. We need to be doing similar things", he said. The Federal Government had on Monday, promised to intervene and rescue Nigerian migrants in Libya, saying the it was liaising with the Libyan officials on repatriating Nigerians from the country.

by | November 30, 2017 | 12:37

The head of the London Stock Exchange Group is stepping down immediately - a day after the Bank of England governor called for clarity amid a boardroom wrangle over his future. We acknowledge, as I said last month, Xavier's huge - indeed transformative - contribution to the business". The meeting would have to take place before Christmas.

by | November 30, 2017 | 12:38

Reynolds and her four-year-old daughter were driving with Castile in his vehicle on July 6, 2016, when St. Anthony police officer Jeronimo Yanez pulled them over. One bullet passed within inches of Reynolds' daughter who was in the back seat. He was subsequently dismissed from his police force in St. Anthony, Minn., and that city reached a settlement with Castile's family.

by | November 30, 2017 | 12:33

Starting now, Airbnb users have the ability to split payments with their fellow travelers. Airbnb also revealed that almost 30% of reservations booked led to one or more new users on the Airbnb platform, suggesting that group trip organizers are "helping to grow our community".

by | November 30, 2017 | 12:28

Justin and Jordan Garton said they lived on Olive Garden meals for seven weeks. The trolls, obviously, couldn't wait to come out. We're sure we'll be surprised. With the baby's due date in early December, it won't be long before Olivia Garton can have her first experience at Olive Garden . A tweet from Justin Garton showing a onesie with Olivia's name on it that was a gift from friends caught the eye of Olive Garden officials.

by | November 30, 2017 | 12:28

Most were directed at Kiffin not respecting the school while he was coach. Kiffin simply seems like someone who doesn't really want anything to do with Tennessee and is feeling second-hand embarrassment for Ainge. The coaching search for the Tennessee Vols has been a bit of a mess (check here, here and here, in case you've missed what's going on.) But the one person who's having a great time with all of this? Kiffin recently said to the Sun Sentinel that, when he was late to a team ...

by | November 30, 2017 | 12:26

Swaraj will attend the restricted meeting of the heads of delegations on December 1, which will be followed by the preliminary sessions. Abbasi, along with his SCO counterparts, will participate in the SCO retreat being hosted by the Russian prime minister.

by | November 29, 2017 | 15:59

Venture capital firms Benchmark, which owns 13% of Uber worth almost $9 billion, and Menlo Ventures , another large shareholder, have indicated that they would sell a portion of the shares, according to a SoftBank spokesperson. Ride-hailing company Uber Technologies Inc .'s losses widened during the third quarter of this year, suggesting that the transport provider may be having difficulty in generating profit as it faces tough competition, as well as a number of legal and regulatory ...